Commission slaps biggest ever fine on Microsoft

Commission slaps biggest ever fine on Microsoft


Software giant to go to courts to challenge decisionMicrosoft got slapped a staggering fine of 280.5 million Euro (USD 357 million) by the European Commission last week for failing to comply with a 2004 anti-competition ruling. The decision came as no surprise as the long running battle between the software giant and European competition regulator goes on and now Microsoft announced to knock on the doors of the justice system.“First time in the 49 years of history, the fine is levied for failure...


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